Sunday 21 October 2018

Stock take: Tech company Overstock to create 100 jobs

Pictured in Strandhill, Co Sligo, are Overstock’s Sophia Price, software developer; David Kenny, director of software development; Stephen O’Connor, senior software tester; and Lucia Macari, development team lead.
Pictured in Strandhill, Co Sligo, are Overstock’s Sophia Price, software developer; David Kenny, director of software development; Stephen O’Connor, senior software tester; and Lucia Macari, development team lead.
Ellie Donnelly

Ellie Donnelly

US-BASED tech company Overstock is to create 100 jobs in Sligo.

The full-time positions will include junior and senior roles in areas such as software development and testing, machine learning, and data analytics, and will triple the current headcount.

Overstock founder and CEO Patrick Byrne said he was "excited" about the recruitment.

Pictured in Strandhill, Co Sligo, are Overstock's Sophia Price, software developer; David Kenny, director of software development; Stephen O'Connor, senior software tester; and Lucia Macari, development team lead.

Irish Independent

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